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UK: Featherweights Frampton and Warrington speak of respect ahead of title bout01:57

UK: Featherweights Frampton and Warrington speak of respect ahead of title bout

United Kingdom, Manchester
December 19, 2018 at 22:44 GMT +00:00 · Published

Northern Irish boxer Carl Frampton said that he will treat his English counterpart Josh Warrington with 'respect but no fear', while speaking at a press conference in Manchester on Wednesday.

"I know that there is respect between us but it's a fight," Frampton said. 'I believe this is going be a tough fight, but I believe I'd beat any featherweight in the world on their day and Josh Warrington is a featherweight and I believe I can beat them all, but I'm fully focused on this man."

Warrington said that he is expecting Carl to be in fighting shape after losing his unbeaten record to Leo Cruz two years ago.

Warrington added that he is "capable of beating any featherweight" and added that this fight will give him the opportunity to move on "to the States and fight the likes of Oscar Valdez."

Warrington will defend his IBF featherweight title against Frampton in Manchester on Saturday.

UK: Featherweights Frampton and Warrington speak of respect ahead of title bout01:57
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Northern Irish boxer Carl Frampton said that he will treat his English counterpart Josh Warrington with 'respect but no fear', while speaking at a press conference in Manchester on Wednesday.

"I know that there is respect between us but it's a fight," Frampton said. 'I believe this is going be a tough fight, but I believe I'd beat any featherweight in the world on their day and Josh Warrington is a featherweight and I believe I can beat them all, but I'm fully focused on this man."

Warrington said that he is expecting Carl to be in fighting shape after losing his unbeaten record to Leo Cruz two years ago.

Warrington added that he is "capable of beating any featherweight" and added that this fight will give him the opportunity to move on "to the States and fight the likes of Oscar Valdez."

Warrington will defend his IBF featherweight title against Frampton in Manchester on Saturday.

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